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World War II

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1943
World War II - MIA
Branch of Service: Air Force
Company/Division: 21st Bomber Squadron, 30th Bomber Group, Heavy
Date of Disappearance: March 30, 1943

Died while in MIA status.

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1943
World War II - MIA
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: 776th Tank Destroyer Battalion
Date of Disappearance: March 27, 1943 / Age: 32

Died while in MIA status.

Kenneth A. Klose
1943
Mandan, ND
World War II - MIA
Branch of Service: Air Force
Company/Division: 506th Bomber Squadron, 44th Bomber Group, Heavy
Date of Disappearance: March 22, 1943 / Age: 24

Died while in MIA status.

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1943
Sutton, ND
World War II - MIA
Branch of Service: Navy
Company/Division: United States Naval Reserve
Date of Disappearance: March 10, 1943 / Age: 22

Died while in MIA status. Stationed on a steam merchant ship southeast of Guantanamo Bay that was struck by a torpedo, which caused her cargo (4000 tons of explosives) to explode.

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1943
Streeter, ND
World War II - POW
Branch of Service: Marines
Date of Capture: March 6, 1943

Died while in Prisoner of War status on Dec 17, 1943.

Arnold R. Lund
1943
Dwight, ND
World War II - MIA
Branch of Service: Navy
Company/Division: United States Navy
Date of Disappearance: February 16, 1943

Died while in MIA status.

Bill F. Billings
1943
Devils Lake, ND
World War II - Fallen
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: 751st Tank Battalion
Date of Loss: February 6, 1943 / Age: 27

Killed in action in Oran, Algeria.

Lloyd F. Landscoot
1943
Jamestown, ND
World War II - Fallen
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: United States Army
Date of Loss: February 3, 1943 / Age: 26

Killed in action in Greenland.

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1943
World War II - MIA
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: 164th Infantry Regiment, Americal Division
Date of Disappearance: January 13, 1943

Died while in MIA status.

Orville J. Fossum
1943
Fargo, ND
World War II - Fallen
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: 82nd Infantry, 81st Philippine Infantry Division
Date of Loss: January 11, 1943

Killed in action in the Philippines.

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